Tag Archive: productivity

Sep 18 2015

Does ICT in the classroom truly improve student performance?

Based on a recently released OECD report, some early thoughts on the effect of ICT on student performance. Earlier this week, the Organisation of Economic Development (OECD), which comprises over 34 countries worldwide, released the results of a study it had commissioned on technology in the classroom. A key findings of the report, Students, Computers and …

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Sep 04 2015

Telecoms in the face of a disaster

A discussion on the vulnerable nature of telecoms service when it might be needed most. Those who regular track happenings in the Caribbean would be aware that Dominica (that is the Commonwealth of Dominica, as opposed to the Dominican Republic) was devastated by Tropical Storm Erika which hit the island last week. Tropical Storms are …

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Sep 02 2015

Going beyond a logo to building a brand

Branding by Simon Bleasdale (flickr)

With Google changing its logo, we discuss the importance of branding and key elements that influence brand value. Yesterday, 1 September, search behemoth, Google, introduced its new logo. The new design is a refinement of the previous one, but it is part of a larger and more significant strategic change that is occurring within that …

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Aug 31 2015

Roundup: for the week ending 30 August 2015

A roundup of the latest ICT/technology news from across the Caribbean region for the period Monday 24 August to Sunday 30 August 2015. Monday, 24 August 2015 TALKBACK: Not going with FLOW’s spin Barbados – This was the response of many online readers after FLOW’s managing director Niall Sheehy assured customers last week that technical …

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Aug 28 2015

What the Caribbean can expect should Digicel have a successful IPO

A brief examination of Digicel, its operations in the Caribbean and its plans for the region should it raise the hoped USD 200 million from its IPO in the US Over the past several weeks, global mobile/cellular carrier, Digicel, has been actively preparing for an Initial Public Offer (IPO) of shares on the New York Stock …

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